Why choose to study at Foundation level?

Studying a Foundation course at Buckingham will help you bridge the gap between your current qualifications and the knowledge and skills required for our two-year undergraduate programmes.

With our integrated option, you can complete both your foundation stage and undergraduate degree in just three years. This means a faster and smoother transition into university study in a supportive and stimulating learning environment.

How to apply

You can apply directly through our website by clicking the ‘Apply’ button on our course pages and completing the online application form.


  • Most flexible option
  • Apply until shortly before the course starts
  • No application fees
  • You can apply to us an extra option alongside your UCAS choices.

Need more help?

Take a look at our How to Apply page for more information.